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World History (1930 to Present) Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following countries did NOT control occupation zones in Germany following WWII?

Question 2 2. Aid from the United States came to many western, capitalist countries as a result of the _____.

Question 3 3. Women gained greater control over their own lives with the 1960 introduction of _____.

Question 4 4. Since the forming of the European Coal and Steel Community in 1951 and especially after the forming of the European Economic Community in 1957 the members had a common purpose. How and why did they expect to fulfill their purpose?

Question 5 5. Why does the Sykes-Picot Agreement have long term consequences that are relevant even today?

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Question 6 6. What idea claims that the people of a nation or region have the right to choose how they will be governed themselves?

Question 7 7. In what year was the first microprocessor invented?

Question 8 8. In what decade did cellular phones became popular as well as affordable for the average person?

Question 9 9. When did the Mao's communists finally defeat the Kuomintang?

Question 10 10. Which of the following explanations best describes the Japanese invasion and occupation of China?

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Question 11 11. All of the following are true, EXCEPT:

Question 12 12. The term 'Anschluss' refers to the _____.

Question 13 13. What contributed to making 1960 as the Year of Africa?

Question 14 14. Define Pan-Africanism.

Question 15 15. Why did Bertrand Russell call for philosophy to be taught in the schools?

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Question 16 16. Which Pope called the Second Vatican Council?

Question 17 17. Where did the Great Depression hit first in Europe?

Question 18 18. Which was one of the most common responses to the Great Depression?

Question 19 19. Which of the following entertainment mediums was not widely used prior to WWII?

Question 20 20. Who was perhaps the greatest exponent of 20th-century Pop Art?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following statements best explains China's concerns and their role in the Korean War?

Question 22 22. Which of the following best describes the outcome of the war between Communist North Vietnam and US-backed South Vietnam?

Question 23 23. Which of the following Soviet policies allowed more freedom of the press?

Question 24 24. Which Russian premier attempted to reinvigorate the Soviet economy and government through increased openness in the 1980s?

Question 25 25. Which western leader was surprisingly defeated in elections soon after the end of WWII?

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Question 26 26. Tom's father was one of the protesters at the 1970 Kent State protest, which later became known as the 'Kent State Massacre'. Why did the protest occur and what was the result of the 'Kent State Massacre'?

Question 27 27. What country fought particularly hard to maintain its African colonies?

Question 28 28. Why do computers play a much larger role in life today than they did in the 1950s?

Question 29 29. Mao Zedong and the Communist Party were able to achieve victory due in part to Kuomintang's _____...

Question 30 30. Who negotiated the Munich Agreement with Hitler, and then proclaimed 'peace for our time'?

World History (1930 to Present) Chapter Exam Instructions

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